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Make Your Own Magnetic Tangrams

During our "row" of The Rag Coat, by Lauren Mills, the manuals math lesson was on geometric shapes and suggested creating shapes on a Geoboard and/or playing with tangrams.

With my stash of paint chips, I created our own magnetic tangram set.

make your own math tangrams

It was an easy project to throw together and would make a great busy bag and/ or road trip activity.

DIY Tangrams for Kids

Supplies I used:

I used paint chips for my tangram pieces, but you could easily use laminated construction paper or card stock  that way the pieces hold up longer.

I printed a tangram outline from and cut out the individual pieces.

Next, I traced onto the card stock, then cut the pieces out of paint chips.

Finally, I attached magnetic tape to each piece.

Play on a cookie sheet or the fridge!

DIY Math Tangram Set

I found printable Tangram worksheets from ABCTeach.

There are a couple puzzles that are free; I am sure you could do a google search for more, though!

Have fun!

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